For the first time, Comscore reports Colombia measuring browser and app audience activity on mobile devices
Bogota, Colombia, March 19th, 2015 – Comscore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, announced the Beta launch of Mobile Metrix® in Colombia for reporting on app and browser audiences on smartphones and tablets. Mobile Metrix helps publishers demonstrate the size and value of their mobile audiences, and helps media planners and buyers better evaluate advertising opportunities on mobile devices. Mobile Metrix was the first service of its kind to enter the market in the U.S. and it has since expanded to other Latin America markets in 2014 including Brazil, Chile, Mexico and Argentina.
“With so much digital media activity in Colombia occurring on smartphones and tablets, it’s critical to account for mobile audiences. With the launch of Mobile Metrix, Comscore is bringing insights into the consumption and behaviors of mobile audiences for the first time to the Colombian market.” said Alex Castro, Comscore Director Sales for Colombia. “This is a huge step to represent consumer internet usage in Colombia across multiple platforms and devices. Now, publishers will be able to get credit for these valuable audiences and media planners and buyers will know which apps and mobile websites are attracting their target audiences’ attention.
As part of Comscore's commitment to a global roll-out for Mobile Metrix, this version of Mobile Metrix in Colombia leverages census-based methodology by Comscore that enables in-market mobile measurement without the need of a traditional mobile panel. The output delivers person-centric measurement for all tagged mobile web properties and applications, making it crucial for publishers with a need to quantify and monetize their mobile audiences to participate in this tagging process.
With January 2015 Beta data, Mobile Metrix for Colombia will start providing:
Top Tablet and Smartphone Categories in ColombiaMobile Metrix for Colombia data enables reporting of audience sizes on separated views on browser consumption or app consumption across tablets and smartphones. Among iOS and Android users age 18 and older, News/Information category ranks first in Total Unique Visitors in Colombia with 6.3 million Unique Visitors on Smartphones about six times as much as the Tablets in the country, which counts with one million Unique Visitors accessing News/Information category in January 2015.
To learn more, please visit www.comscore.com/MobileMetrix or request a demo.
About Comscore Comscore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR) is a global leader in digital measurement and analytics, delivering insights on web, mobile and TV consumer behavior that enable clients to maximize the value of their digital investments. For more information, please visit www.comscore.com/companyinfo.
About Mobile MetrixComscore Mobile Metrix® captures total mobile audience behavior on browsers and apps across smartphones and tablets. With Mobile Metrix, publishers can demonstrate the value of their mobile audiences to advertisers, while agencies and advertisers can strategically plan and buy digital advertising on mobile platforms to achieve their campaign objectives.
Regional Marketing Manager, EMEA
+44 207 099 1760 firstname.lastname@example.org